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Ancient GreekEdit

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /moː.si.kɛ̌ː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /mu.siˈke/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /mu.siˈki/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /mu.siˈci/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /mu.siˈci/
  • Etymology 1Edit

    See μουσικός (mousikós)

    AdjectiveEdit

    μουσῐκή (mousikḗ)

    1. nominative feminine singular form of μουσικός (mousikós)

    Etymology 2Edit

    By ellipsis from μουσικὴ τέχνη (mousikḕ tékhnē) from μουσικός (mousikós, musical) from Μοῦσα (Moûsa, Muse).

    NounEdit

    μουσῐκή (mousikḗf (genitive μουσῐκῆς); first declension

    1. any of the Muses' arts, especially music and lyrical poetry set to music
    2. art
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    GreekEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    From Ancient Greek μουσική (mousikḗ).

    PronunciationEdit

    • IPA(key): [musiˈci]
    • Hyphenation: μου‧σι‧κή

    NounEdit

    μουσική (mousikíf (plural μουσικές)

    1. the subject and art of music
    2. the music as opposed to the lyrics
    3. a band or orchestra
    4. a genre of music
    5. sheet music, score

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    AdjectiveEdit

    μουσική (mousikí)

    1. Nominative, accusative and vocative singular form of μουσικός (mousikós).